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News in Brief: Students call on the university to halve tuition for online classes

A student coalition named Missouri Student Action has created a petition to halve tuition for online classes at UMKC. The petition, which as of...

One year to go: An update on the Computing and Engineering building

The Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise and Research Center is set to open in Fall 2020 and will house parts of the UMKC School...

Second pharmacy professor fired following faculty review

UMKC announced the dismissal of another prominent School of Pharmacy professor last Friday.  According to The Kansas City Star, UMKC fired Dr. Anil Kumar following...

One arrested after protest at on-campus event

Lucas Cuni-Mertz & Chelsea Engstrom One person was injured and arrested following a protest at an event hosted by Young Americans for Freedom Thursday night....

Man charged with raping UMKC student in Johnson Hall

Sam Danley, News Editor Zach Linhares, Distribution Manager Esmie Tseng, Managing Editor A Colorado man allegedly raped a UMKC student early last Friday, after carrying her unconscious...

Assistant Coach Caught in Scandal

UMKC has placed men’s basketball assistant coach Andre McGee on paid leave as it investigates allegations that McGee paid an escort service to recruit...

Thompson Talks Title IX

U-News sat down with Title IX Coordinator Mikah Thompson to discuss the implications of the results from the Title IX Climate Survey released two...

Roos Paint the Union

  Campus organizations painted murals on the Student Union’s windows for Founders’ Week Sept. 28.   Roos Paint the Union gave the groups an opportunity...

Kangaroo Pantry Wins New Students’ Attention

  Since opening last spring, the Kangaroo Pantry has helped UMKC community members eliminate food deficits in their homes and regain a sense of security...

Book Sale Brings Notice to “New Letters”

“New Letters on the Air” hosted their “Fall Back in Love with Books” sale last Tuesday as part of UMKC’s Founders Week.   The event took...

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Chiefs hold off late surge from Buccaneers in victory over Tampa Bay

The Chiefs exposed Tampa Bay’s highly respected defense through the air in their 27-24 victory over the Buccaneers on Sunday. Head coach Andy Reid was...

UMKC students voice mixed opinions on shift to online-only classes

UMKC Chancellor Mauli Agrawal announced on Nov. 18 that most of the remaining in-person classes will move online for the rest of the semester....

Album Review: “Good News” by Megan Thee Stallion

With her first album, “Good News,” Megan Thee Stallion finishes 2020 with a bang. After four successful mixtapes, Megan finally released her much anticipated...

Chiefs leave Vegas with high-stakes victory over Raiders

The Chiefs pulled off a game-winning drive at the end of the 4th quarter on Sunday night to secure a much-needed 35-31 victory over...